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Reader email at USS Mariner: Hi, very infrequent commenter here (Isaac is my screen name)....

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Reader email at USS Mariner: Hi, very infrequent commenter here (Isaac is my screen name). We’re liveblogging the spelling bee over at throwingthings.blogspot.com. I wouldn’t bother you with this except that 11-year-old Karen Laska of Wheeling, West Virginia just correctly spelled "sabermetrics" in the first oral round, thus outdoing the entirety of the Mariners front-office staff.

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